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  1. Forum looks at education standardsRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... in activities that encouraged attendees to develop a formula for the sustainable growth of Elkins and the Randolph County area. "If the community has a sense of place in itself, then it becomes attractive to newcomers from the outside," said ...

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  2. Board, council to meet June 18Read the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | The Star Press

    The Randolph County Board of Commissioners and Randolph County Council will hold a joint meeting at 7 p.m. June 18 in the Randolph County Courthouse, 100 S. Main St. The purpose of the meeting is to "discuss uses of the wind farm funds," according to a meeting notice.

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  3. Hurricane winds a worry for all Alabama -- not just coastRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... Ivan, a Category 3 storm when it made landfall on Sept. 16, 2004, caused damage across Alabama. A home in Randolph County was heavily damaged after a tree fell on it during Ivan. (National Weather Service) Sociologists estimate people remember the ...

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  4. Woodland man dies in vehicle collision in Randolph CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2014 | WIAT-TV Birmingham

    RANDOLPH COUNTY, Ala. - Alabama State Troopers are investigating a fatal vehicle collision that happened Friday night around 6:30 p.m. Billy Ray Gilley, 19 of Woodland, was killed when his vehicle left the roadway and overturned on Alabama 48 at the 29 mile marker.

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  5. DA investigates campaign contributions and spending of Republican candidateRead the original story

    May 13, 2014 | Votelaw

    The Anniston Star reports: A prosecutor says he is investigating a Republican candidate for the District 13 seat in the state Senate for potential violations of the Fair Campaign Practices Act.

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  6. Randolph/Chambers prosecutor investigating Heflin candidate on campaign fundsRead the original story

    May 13, 2014 | Anniston Star

    A prosecutor says he is investigating a Republican candidate for the District 13 seat in the state Senate for potential violations of the Fair Campaign Practices Act.

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  7. Wilfong apologizes to NCCC boardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2014 | The Inter-Mountain

    Randolph County Circuit Court Judge Jaymie Godwin Wilfong attended her first North Central Community Corrections Board of Directors meeting in more than seven months Thursday, offering an apology to members for her admission of an extramarital affair with the program's former director.

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  8. Wilfong apologizes to NCCC boardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2014 | The Inter-Mountain

    Randolph County Circuit Court Judge Jaymie Godwin Wilfong attended her first North Central Community Corrections Board of Directors meeting in more than seven months Thursday, offering an apology to members for her admission of an extramarital affair with the program's former director.

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  9. County hires architect for projectRead the original story

    May 5, 2014 | The Inter-Mountain

    The Randolph County Commission voted unanimously Monday to approve the hiring of VanNostrand Architects, of Buckhannon, as the consulting firm for the Randolph County Courthouse basement renovation project.

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  10. Ballots cast as early voting beginsRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... 13 primary began Wednesday morning, and officials reported a steady stream of voters casting their ballots. Randolph County Clerk Brenda Wiseman said she was pleased with the turnout for the first day of early voting Wednesday. Approximately 20 ...

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  11. History Comes Alive at Randolph County Farm DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2014 | Neighbors

    Students at the ninth annual Randolph County Farm Day grind cornmeal while Dennis Delaney, a soybean Extension specialist at Auburn University and member of the East Alabama Farm Equipment Association, explains the historical significance of the activity.

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  12. Newlon found competent to stand trialRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2014 | The Inter-Mountain

    An 82-year-old Kerens man accused of fatally shooting his wife was declared competent to stand trial by Judge Jaymie Godwin Wilfong Friday in Randolph County Circuit Court.

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  13. Program helps vets make 'The Journey Home'Read the original story

    Apr 25, 2014 | The Daily Standard

    ... she said. Each veteran is responsible for cleaning up after himself. The facility - the former site of the Randolph County Hospital - has full-time house parents, a manager/director, nurses and an on-call counselor who makes regular visits. The ...

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  14. Judge Wilfong answers JIC chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2014 | The Inter-Mountain

    Randolph County Circuit Court Judge Jaymie Godwin Wilfong officially answered a formal statement of charges by the West Virginia Judicial Investigation Commission Wednesday concerning her past affair with then-North Central Community Corrections director Travis Carter.

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  15. Roanoke family forced out of home by sewage fumesRead the original story

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    Fumes from raw sewage in the basement of a Randolph County house sent the homeowner to the hospital Friday.

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  16. Officials prepare for early votingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2014 | The Inter-Mountain

    The May 13 primary election is approaching and Randolph County officials are working to prepare the voting machines for this year's races.

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  17. Prep football: Woodland's Strain to coach White Plains footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2014 | Anniston Star

    ... Ward's recommendation to hire Larry Strain as the Wildcats' new head football coach. Strain, a graduate of Randolph County, has spent his entire 16-year head football coaching career at Woodland, where he has compiled a 100-78 record. Strain's ...

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  18. County settles wrongful death suitRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2014 | The Inter-Mountain

    The Randolph County Commission and the county's 911 Center have reached a settlement for more than $210,000 in a wrongful death civil suit filed by an Elkins resident.

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  19. Arrested fugitive is Ala. football...Read the original story

    Apr 5, 2014 | Samoa News

    ... University of Alabama football signee Reuben Foster. Authorities say Danny Foster was originally arrested in Randolph County, Ala., after the shooting, which the woman survived. A young Reuben was wounded in the back. Danny Foster was indicted by a ...

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  20. Candidates for House District 37 talk up outsider statusRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | Anniston Star

    ... system in Montgomery," Whaley said. "I'm not one of the good ol' boys, you could say." Whaley, a lifelong Randolph County resident and Jacksonville State University graduate, said he jumped at the chance to enter the race when he heard long-serving ...

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